Photographs by Anthony Ungaro of New Milford: Runs through Aug. 31. Burnham Library, Route 133. For more information, call 860-355-1069.


Photography by Sean Riva: Reception, Aug. 14. Runs through Sept. 12. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501 or visit

Fused glass by April Crumrine and large acrylics by Denny Good: Runs through Sept. 4. Looking Good Gallery, 13 Railroad St. (next to the caboose). For more information, call 860-927-2061.


Photography exhibit by Kaitlin Clark and Silvia Marinari: Runs through Sept. 4. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


"My Travels: Vegetables and Villages" --art by Susan Gold Purdy: Reception, Aug. 7, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Aug. 31. Marty's Cafe, 6 Green Hill Road.

"Traversed" -- art by Jon Olivieri of Roxbury: Reception, Aug. 7, 6-8 p.m. Runs through Sept. 9. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2878.


Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office). $9.50/adult $8.50/student. $7.50/senior or child. $5/bargain show before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.

-The Other Guys: PG-13. Friday 11:20 a.m. 1:30, 4:45, 7:10, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1:30, 4:45, 7:10, 9:35 p.m. Sunday-Thursday 11:20 a.m. 1:30, 4:45, 7:10, 9:35 p.m.

-Dinner for Schmucks: PG-13. Friday-Thursday 11:30 a.m. 1:50, 4:10, 7, 9:15 p.m.

-Scott Pilgrim: PG-13. Friday-Thursday 11:15 a.m. 1:45, 4:15, 7:20, 9:45 p.m.

-Eat Pray Love: PG-13. Friday-Thursday 1, 4, 6:45, 9:25 p.m.

Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 203-796-7777. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.



Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert: Aug. 13, 8 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, Route 7. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-355-5930 or visit


Music by Roger Young's Housatonic River Dixieland Jazz Band: Aug. 14, 7:30 p.m. Bandstand, Village Green.


Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert: Aug. 14, 8 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-355-5930 or visit


Coffee house with The Big Skinny and Counter Point: Aug. 14, 7-9 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $5.

Special Events


Workshops: Aug. 16: healing workshop, 1-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-8294.


Tag sale: Aug. 12-14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Templeton Farm's, Swifts Lane.

Gear and outdoor apparel swap: Aug. 13-15, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Backcountry Outfitters, 5 Bridge St. For more information and to participate, call 860-927-3377.

Open house at Eric Sloane's personal studio: Aug. 14, 1 p.m. Sloane-Stanley Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). $3.75.

Book sale: Fridays and Sundays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays and holidays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through Columbus Day. Library, Main Street.

Senior center activities: Mondays: center opens at 10:30 a.m. for games, cards, bingo, and Wii sports. Lunch, 12:30 p.m. $3. Tuesdays: Retired Old Men Eating Out (ROMEO) at The Villager Restaurant on Main Street, 8:30 a.m. Wii sports and Park and Rec events, 9:30 a.m. Handwork, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays: center opens at 10:30 a.m. for games, cards, bingo, and Wii sports. Lunch, 12:30 p.m. $3. Blood pressure screening (first Wednesday of each month), 1-2 p.m. Thursdays: library bridge group, 1:15-4 p.m. Fridays: Special program (first and third Friday), 2-4 p.m. Center open for activities, (second and fourth Friday), noon-1:30 p.m. Senior center, Swift Lane. For more information, call 860-927-1586 or 860-927-1003.

Marble Dale/New Preston

Worship at the Old Stone Church: Sundays, 9:30 a.m. through August. Old Stone Church, New Preston Hill Road.

New Milford

Second Saturday Stars: "Twelve Ways Not to Destroy the Earth": Aug. 14, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory on grounds of New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

Cut-a-thon benefit fundraiser for family of Christopher Vill, who died June 20: Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Len's Barber Shop, 28 Railroad St.

Elvis tribute with Drew Dyal: Aug. 15, 2 p.m. VFW, Avery Road. $10. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7995.

Cruizin' New Milford car and motorcycle cruise night: Aug. 15, 3-8:30 p.m. On grounds of Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road (Route 7 South).

Merryall Chapel service: Aug. 15, 4 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

BNI: Back on Track meeting: Aug. 19, 7 a.m. Railroad station, 11 Railroad Street. Topic, "Overview of Tax Effects of the Recent Enacted and Proposed Legislation."

Education Center open houses: Aug. 17-19, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 29, 1-3 p.m. ice cream social open house. The Education Center based at New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7).

Bingo: Knights of Columbus bingo, Mondays, 6:45 p.m. VFW bingo, Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. VFW hall, Avery Road.


Library offering: Aug. 14: "Bubble-Mania: Comedy...with a Drip," 11 a.m. Minor Memorial Library, South Street.

"Creating the Nonstop Garden" with Jennifer Benner: Aug. 19, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Town hall, Route 67.

Sundaes on Saturday: Saturdays, 6:30-9 p.m. through August. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24. Church St. $2/sundae.


Visit with "Portals in the Sky: A Collection of Vintage Cockpit Photographs" with author John Cilio of Sherman: Aug. 14, 2-4 p.m. Sherman Historical Society, 3 Route 37 Center.

Jewish Community Center events: Aug. 21: "Laugh Out Loud" comedy night for people 18 and older, 7 p.m. Ongoing: yoga and gentle yoga, call for dates and times. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.


Institute for American Indian Studies events: Aug. 14: "Before the Bow and Arrow: an Atlatl Workshop," 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call for details. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Book signing: Aug. 15: With Robert Crooke, author of "The Earth and Its Sorrows," 2 p.m. Aug. 21: With Jennifer Benner, co-author of "Nonstop Gardening," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.

Gunn Memorial Library event: Aug. 17: Tom Hanford's "Musical Menagerie and Chimneyside Tales," 6:30 p.m. Aug. 19: contemporary art lecture with Sima Familant, 6:30 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310. For more information and registration for kids' programs, call 860-868-2310.


Greater New Milford

"WAA's July 2008 Calder Symposium": Part 2: Aug. 14, 2-3 p.m. Part 3: Aug. 18 and 21, 2-3 p.m.


Area towns

"Carousel": Fridays-Saturdays through Aug. 14, 8:30 p.m. Grounds open, 7:15 p.m. Musicals at Richter, 100 Aunt Hack Road, Danbury. $23/adult. $18/senior. $15/student or child. For more information, call 203-748-6873 or visit